10th Feb 2023
Session Details
10 Feb 2023 14:30 - 17:00
Program Details

Deadline :
7 Feb 2023 23:59

Enquiry Email :

Organised by :

Organised by :
HKUST Entrepreneurship Center & Office of Knowledge Transfer

As part of the Tech-Ship Program, which is a platform leveraging the wealth of research talents and outcomes at HKUST to bridge together faculty technologies and student entrepreneurship, the "TECH Talk: Unveiling Faculty Technologies for Entrepreneurship" (TECH Talk) will invite faculty members to introduce their technologies to students who are passionate about exploring technology entrepreneurship opportunities.


1. "TECH Talk" Details

  • Date & Time: 10 Feb 2023 (Fri), 2:30pm - 5:00pm
  • Format: Each faculty member will give a 15-minute presentation about his/her technology
  • Venue: 7028 Incubator(lift 3/4), 7/F Lee Shau Kee Business Building, HKUST or Zoom



If you are interested in joining, please complete the form by 7 Feb 2023 (Tue) 23:59 HKT. Limited quotas only. The Zoom link will be sent to successful registrants on 8 Feb 2023 (Wed).


2. Who should take part?

  • Faculty members of any discipline who wish to:
    > commercialize their technologies/ research output developed or being developed and
    > invite passionate, capable and entrepreneurial students to form startup teams
  • Students of any discipline - undergraduates/ postgraduates (taught/ research)- who wish to:
    > explore business and entrepreneurial possibilities to merge faculty research with new or existing entrepreneurial development and
    > partner with faculty/ research teams for commercializing faculty's technologies/ research output


3. How does it work?

  • Faculty members introduce their technologies via a 15-minute presentation in "TECH Talk", in order to inspire students for potential entrepreneurial development.
  • After TECH Talk, interested students shall approach faculty members on their own, in order to share and discuss entrepreneurial potential and partnership opportunities; students may also seek the assistance of EC & OKT in connecting with the respective faculty members if necessary.
  • Faculty members who have successfully teamed up with students for technopreneurship development will receive a Technopreneurship Award of up to HK$200,000.
  • Both the faculty and students will:
    also have access to the financial resources and other support provided by Office of Knowledge Transfer (OKT) and Entrepreneurship Center (EC) to facilitate their technopreneurship development and growth